Getting to Leoben
The closest international airport is in Graz (about 70km), from there per train, closest train station Flughafen Graz-Feldkirchen is just 500m away. It is also possible to fly to Vienna and travel further by train (2-2.5 hours)
Leoben is connected directly to several places in Austria and Central Europe, for example to Graz, Vienna, Villach, Klagenfurt, Salzburg, Innsbruck, Zurich, Hamburg, Berlin, Munich, Stuttgart, Warsaw, Rome, Milan or Florence. Tickets can be bought in all stations and online.
- From Vienna, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Poland or Hungary take the motorway A2 until Seebenstein and then the motorway S6 until Leoben.
- From Salzburg or Linz and Germany via the motorway A1 or A8 respectively until Voralpenkreuz and then on the motorway A9 until St. Michael, from there on the motorway S6 until Leoben.
- From Graz and the Balkans take the motorway A9 until St. Michael, from there on the motorway S6 until Leoben.
- The motorway A9 is partly a toll road, coming from north (Linz, Salzburg, Germany) the tunnel Bosruck costs €4.50; coming from south (Graz, Balkans) the tunnel Gleinalm costs €8.00 (as of August 2013). The toll can be paid directly at a gate or online in advance.
The centre is easily covered by foot. There are buses that run in Leoben and connect it with the towns around.